Archive for November, 2014
How to check a used car
The search for the right used car can be stressful — you wonder if you’re really getting a good deal, whether the vehicle you’re purchasing is going to stand the test of time, if there’s a secret previous history of damages that will come back to haunt you… no doubt about it, there’s plenty to be concerned about on the secondary auto market. That said, there are some tried and true ways to make the process less harrowing — or maybe even enjoyable. As with so many things, it’s about coming in to the situation prepared and knowledgeable. Today we want to offer how some basic tips for how to check a used car and feel confident with your decision to buy. (more…)
What is Mazda Full Circle Service?
There are a lot of options for places to take your car for maintenance and repairs. From small, locally-owned shops to big name auto service centers that have locations nationwide, plenty of people claim to want the best for your vehicle. Then there’s you and what you’re looking for — the rock bottom price, experienced technicians, repairs that actually last, a friendly staff that explains things thoroughly… There’s a lot to consider.
If you’re the owner of a Mazda vehicle, you know that the systems and components that make up your vehicle are special — Skyactiv technology allows for superior power and efficiency all at once. These systems need to be kept up and taken care of over time — and there’s no better place to do that than your local Mazda dealership, where Full Circle Service is the name of the game. So what is Mazda Full Circle Service? (more…)
Fond du Lac Holiday Parade 2014
We look forward to the holiday parade every year, and we know you do too! That’s why we want to make sure you get the information you’re looking for in terms of when and where the Fond du Lac holiday parade 2014 will be taking place. It’s a long-standing tradition here in the Fond du Lac area to make your way downtown to see the impressive Parade of Lights event that gets everyone into the Christmas spirit (if they weren’t already there!) Whether you’re new to the area or can remember coming down to the parade yourself as a kid, it’s an annual event that everyone can take part in and enjoy — and that’s what the holidays are all about. (more…)
Is the Mazda CX-9 safe?
Whenever we’re looking for a new family vehicle, safety is naturally a huge priority. Today’s market is saturated with car companies that promise a safe ride, but in reality there’s only so much we can do, and a lot of it comes down to remaining as cautious and distraction-free as we can while driving. That said, it’s absolutely the responsibility of automakers to make sure they’re offering the best of today’s safety technology to help drivers in that quest. Today we’ll tell you about some of the safety features that come standard on one of our most popular family vehicles.
If you’re wondering, “Is the Mazda CX-9 safe?“, we’ll give you an overview of the ways in which this model helps you with your road safety goals. (more…)
Mazda6 Smart City Brake Support
If you’ve got a Mazda6 Grand Touring or you’ve opted for the package Touring Technology Package, then you’ve got a nifty feature you might not know much about just yet — it’s called Smart City Brake Support. Whether your vehicle is already equipped with this feature or you just want to learn more about it for future reference, we’ve got a quick rundown for you today on how it works to aid drivers. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rated the 2015 Mazda6 with optional Smart City Brake Support a 2014 “Top Safety Pick Plus,” and it’s not hard to see why. The Mazda6 with Smart City Brake Support is definitely worth checking out. (more…)
Where is the Fond du Lac Winter Farm Market?
Even for those of us who like — or at least don’t exactly mind — the winter months, there are certain things we always miss from the warmer months. Flip-flops, boat rides, the farm market… Wait! Turns out one of the above can be enjoyed year round (without giving you frostbitten toes or destroying your boat). That’s right — the Fond du Lac farm market doesn’t end just because it’s too cold to shop outside — it just moves indoors! When and where is the Fond du lac Winter Farm Market, and when and what can you find when you get there? We’ll tell you! (more…)
How do I keep my car clean in winter?
Here in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, we know the meaning of winter. Furthermore, we know the effect that snow, ice, and cold temperatures can have on our vehicles. Without the proper precautions and practices, you could wake up in spring and find your vehicle has not weathered the winter so well. If you’re wondering “How do I keep my car clean in winter?,” we’d like to offer the following tips to help you prevent rust and other types of damage to your vehicle during this frigid season. (more…)
Gift ideas for car lovers
It’s that time of year when we all start to stress a little bit about certain people on our gift list. Everyone’s got those easy friends who are loud and clear about what they like and want, but there are also some tougher nuts to crack. Do you have an avid auto lover on your list who’s notoriously hard to buy for? Holiday Mazda offers these gift ideas for car lovers that we think will do the trick. From clothes to gadgets, we’ve got you covered. (more…)
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Holiday Mazda Winter Sale
If you’re thinking about getting behind the wheel of a new vehicle, it might just be time to trade up for winter here at Holiday Mazda. We know a lot of you out there are wondering if your current ride is going to get you through another Wisconsin winter, and that’s why we’re offering some great sales on some of our most popular models.
The Holiday Mazda Winter Sale runs through the end of November 2014, so make your way in soon! (more…)